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Lauren.Gallagher

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Review for The Matty Fund aka Matthew Siravo Memorial Fundation, Inc., Warwick, RI, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

It's hard to put into words the compassion Deb and Richard Siravo possess. Prior to the creation of the Matty Fund, there was minimal local support for those touched by Epilepsy. After losing their youngest son, Matty, the Siravo's dedicated themselves fully to helping others. While the Matty Fund supports ground breaking research, its biggest accomplishment is bringing normalcy back into these Children's lives. The Matty Fund offers an escape from hospitals and doctors through programs such as a therapeutic summer camp. Richard and Deb have created more than an ordinary support group. They have created a family which continues to grow and inspire.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

The Siravo's welcome several interns each year. During my time at the Matty Fund I was able to learn from their success, and bring what i've learned in the classroom to life.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

None

Would you volunteer for this group again?

Definitely

Role:  Volunteer & Intern.